Electrification

How is electrification fundamentally changing the energy industry? Explore the future of E-Mobility, learn how it shapes our path towards sustainability and find out more about the crucial role of hydrogen in the net zero economy. 

Connectivity

What is the function of connectivity in the energy sector? Delve into circular economy, discuss the role of citizen energy communities and explore the meaning of energy autarky in terms of mobility, cities and home. 

Digitalisation

What does digital revolution really mean for the energy sector? Discover how an ever-digital world is set to transform the energy markets and grid business through smart tech, such as quantum computing and AI. 

What to expect?

Insightful and inspiring mainstage program with hand-picked speakers from around the world
Insightful and inspiring mainstage program with hand-picked speakers from around the world
Virtual exhibition hall showcasing some of the most promising innovation companies and projects

Virtual exhibition hall showcasing some of the most promising innovation companies and projects

Networking opportunity with industry leaders from energy sector and beyond

Networking opportunity with industry leaders from energy sector and beyond

Real event experience in a virtual 3D environment

Real event experience in a virtual 3D environment

Agenda

FAQs

Opening of the conference by Thomas Birr, Chief Strategy and Innovation Officer at E.ON

Dr.-Ing. Leonhard Birnbaum, COO at E.ON

Followed by Q&As with the audience

Panel discussion

  • Prof. Dr. Dirk Uwe Sauer, Director Institute for Power Generation and Storage Systems at E.ON Energy Research Center/RWTH Aachen
  • Prof. Detlef Stolten, Director Institute of Techno-Economic Systems Analysis, IEK-3 at Forschungszentrum Jülich
  • Dr. Götz Frhr. von Esebeck, Coordination E-Mobility CTO Office at TRATON
  • Dr. Frank-Detlef Drake, SVP Strategy & Technology at innogy
  • Dr. Lioudmila Simon, Head of Innovation | Networked Mobility at E.ON Innovation

Impulse speech by Dr. Lioudmila Simon, Head of Networked Mobility at E.ON Innovation

Followed by panel discussion

  • Mathias Wiecher, Global Head of E-Mobility at E.ON
  • Dr. Armin Gaul, Head of Product and Sales Channel Management at Westenergie
  • David Balensiefen, Founder and Managing Director at gridX

Inspirational Talk by Rene Esteban, CEO at FocusFirst

Impulse speech by Katherina Reiche, CEO at Westenergie

Followed by fireside chat

Impulse speech by Maik Staudt, Research and Development Coordinator MITNETZ STROM/MITNETZ GAS

Q&A (Andreas Breuer, VP Research and Development at E.ON and Dr.-Ing. Jan Bergholz, Technical Project Manager at gridX)

Followed by panel discussion

Impulse speech by Thierry Delaporte, CEO at Wipro Limited

Panel discussion

  • Mickey Steiner, Head of E.ON Activities in Israel
  • Stefan Padberg, Head of E.ON Activities in the USA
  • Kerstin Eichmann, VP Partnerships and Acceleration at E.ON Innovation

Dr. Karsten Wildberger, COO at E.ON

Fireside chat with Stefan Hakansson, Global Director City Energy Solutions and CEO at Business Solutions at E.ON

Inspirational talk by Axel Löber, SVP Global Brand and Marketing at E.ON

Impulse speech by Ewald Hesse, Co-Founder and CEO of Grid Singularity

Impulse speech by Prof. Dr. Monika Sturm, Principal Digitalization and Head of Blockchain Incubator at Siemens Energy

Followed by fireside chat

Panel discussion

  • Luis Arturo Hernández Salmerón, Head of Innovation | Energy Communities & Networks at E.ON Innovation
  • Frank Höttemann , Agile Lead Innovation & Head of Brandstrategy at ePrimo and Managing Director at enervolution
  • Arno van den Berg, CTO at Vandebron
  • Thomas Döring, Smart Energy Consultant - Sustainability Solutions - EMEAI at Engie Impact

Panel discussion

  • Dr. Christof Kortz, Head of Innovation | Industry Automation and Electrification at E.ON Innovation
  • Stephan Noller, CEO at UBIRCH GmbH
  • Dr. Jens Strüker, Managing Director of the Institute of Energy Economics (INEWI)

Impulse speech by Martin Wezowski, Chief Designer and Futurist at SAP

Panel discussion

  • Cornelius Boerner, Head of Innovation at WMF
  • Linda Schäfer, Assistant to the Executive Board at ABUS
  • Dr. Nils Gohmert, Head of Portfolio and Productmanagement at Insta GmbH

Dr. Thomas König, COO at E.ON

Followed by Q&As with the audience

Introduction by Dr. Xiaohu Tao, VP Business Innovation and Digital, Energy Networks at E.ON

Followed by panel discussion

  • Peter Sigenstam, Director Strategy and Business Development, Energy Networks Sweden at E.ON
  • Dr. Xiaohu Tao, VP Business Innovation and Digital, Energy Networks at E.ON
  • Susanne Fabry, Head of Steering Energy Networks Germany

Impulse speech by Antti Belt, Managing Director and Partner at BCG

Followed by panel discussion

  • Antti Belt, Managing Director and Partner at BCG
  • Sven Otten, SVP Energy Markets at E.ON
  • Dr. Stefan Kampshoff, VP Energy Markets Digital Technology at E.ON
  • Andreas Heinen, VP Portfolio Strategy at E.ON

Inspirational talk by Jan Berger, CEO at 2b AHEAD

Impulse speech by Stephen Jordan, Principal Researcher at Microsoft Quantum

Impulse speech by Dr. Juan Bernabè-Moreno, Chief Data Officer and Global Head of Analytics and AI at E.ON

Followed by fireside chat

Panel discussion

  • Dr. Johannes Teyssen, CEO at E.ON
  • Johan Mörnstam, SVP Energy Networks Europe at E.ON
  • Dr. Victoria Ossadnik, CEO at E.ON Energie Deutschland GmbH
  • Stefan Gross-Selbeck, Global Managing Partner at BCG Digital Ventures

Introduction of the new venturing and collaboration platform

  • Ines Bergmann-Nolting, Managing Partner of Future Energy Ventures
  • Jan Lozek, Managing Partner of Future Energy Ventures

Panel discussion

  • Thomas Birr, Chief Innovation and Strategy Officer at E.ON
  • Knut Johansen, CEO at eSmart Systems
  • Mostafa Akbari-Hochberg, President and Co-Founder at HoloBuilder
  • Jan Lozek, Managing Partner of Future Energy Ventures
  • Carola Wahl, Board Member of Generali Switzerland, Advisor to Future Energy Ventures and Investor

Closing of the conference by Dr. Johannes Teyssen, CEO at E.ON

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